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Izard Nobel LLP
Schatz & Nobel, P.C. Announces Class Action Lawsuit Against World Health Alternatives, Inc. -- WHAIE
HARTFORD, Conn., Aug. 25, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- The law firm of Schatz & Nobel, P.C., which has significant experience representing investors in prosecuting claims of securities fraud, announces that a lawsuit seeking class action status has been filed in the United States District Court for the Western District of Pennsylvania on behalf of all persons who purchased the common stock of World Health Alternatives, Inc. (OTCBB:WHAIE) ("the Company") between October 7, 2003 and August 18, 2005 (the "Class Period").
PlanetLink Communications Inc.
PlanetLink's TransTRAK Device Featured In AMSA's Magazine 'Direction'
CUMMING, Ga., Aug. 25, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- PlanetLink Communications Inc. (OTCBB:PLKC), a provider of GPS satellite-based products and services, announced that its TransTRAK(tm) device was recently highlighted in 'Direction', the monthly magazine of the American Moving and Storage Association (AMSA). AMSA has approximately 3,400 members and includes van lines, independent movers, international movers and industry supplier companies. They are located throughout the nation and in more than 125 countries.
Volvo Trucks Launches New Model of American Flagship
GOTEBORG, Sweden, Aug. 25, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Volvo Trucks is today unveiling a new version of the Volvo VT, the company's flagship for the North American market. The Volvo VT 800 has a new cab without sleeping accommodation, and it is aimed at haulage firms in heavy regional transport operations where added horsepower is a must.
Trelleborg: CFO Bo Jacobsson Appointed First Executive Vice President
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, Aug. 25, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- A unanimous Board today appointed Chief Financial Officer Bo Jacobsson First Executive Vice President of the Trelleborg Group. The new appointment will become effective on October 1, 2005 in conjunction with Peter Nilsson assuming the position of new President and Chief Executive Officer of the Trelleborg Group.
Federal Home Loan Bank of Cincinnati
FHLBank Cincinnati to Withdraw Registration Pending Resolution of Accounting Issues
CINCINNATI, Aug. 25, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- The Federal Home Loan Bank of Cincinnati (FHLBank Cincinnati) continues to work diligently toward registering its capital stock with the Securities and Exchange Commission and remains committed to effective registration as soon as practicable. Because there are ongoing discussions with the SEC regarding certain accounting practices related to SFAS 133 (Accounting for Derivative Instruments and Hedging Activities), the FHLBank Cincinnati's board of directors decided to ask the SEC to withdraw the FHLBank's application to register its capital stock, pending resolution of these accounting issues.
StockGuru.com Announces the Initiation of Profile Coverage for New Century Companies
DALLAS, Aug. 25, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- John Pentony, Publisher of StockGuru.com, announced today the web site has initiated Profile Coverage for New Century Companies, Inc. (OTCBB:NCNC). New Century, under its brand name Century Turn, specializes in manufacturing, remanufacturing and retrofitting machine tools, primarily vertical boring mills and large lathes. By offering remanufactured vertical boring mills, the company saves or conserves millions of dollars per year in energy costs by reutilizing the major castings of each mill. These savings, generally in the 40 percent to 60 percent range, allow New Century to be the most price-competitive manufacturer of vertical boring mills in the U.S. These cost savings are passed on to New Century customers and afford them the opportunity to manufacture rotating turbine components for power generation at lower cost. New Century machines are also used by manufacturers of jet engine components, airplane landing gear parts, and oil and gas components, to name a few. New Century currently manufactures its machines in state-of-the-art facilities in Santa Fe Springs, Calif. New Century maintains a Web site at http://www.newcenturyinc.com .